Railway Crossings Upgrade - Canadian Forces Base Shilo

The Department of National Defence (DND) has proposed a project to upgrade the railway crossings at Canadian Forces Base Shilo. The upgrades are proposed at three locations with work that includes:

Location 1: Royal Avenue:

  • Construct a sidewalk extension.
  • Crossing approach asphalt resurfacing.
  • Fence post relocation.

Location 2: Base Running Track:

  • Tie replacement.
  • Crossing surface installation.
  • Placement of granular material up to crossing surface.
  • Installation of railway signage.

Location 3: Aldershot Road:

  • Full replacement of railway track through Aldershot Road.
  • Crossing surface installation.
  • Sidewalk extension.
  • Crossing approach asphalt resurfacing.
  • Installation of railway signage.


Latest update

April 12, 2024 – The public comment period on the project is closed. The Department of National Defence is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 Public Comment Period on Intent to Make a Determination - April 2, 2024


Robert Riesz
Department of National Defence
Robert Riesz, Base Engineering Officer
CFB Shilo
Post Office Box 5000, Station Main
Shilo, Manitoba R0K 2A0
Email: Robert.riesz@forces.gc.ca

  • Location

    • Canadian Forces Base Shilo (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Highways and Roads
    • Railways
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Department of National Defence
  • Authorities

    • Department of National Defence
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


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